March 15th Delta IV WGS-10
8:26 pm EST, from LC-37
With a launch window from 6:26 pm to 9:05 pm EST the ULA Delta IV medium carrying the WGS-10 satellite succesfully launched from the Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. With a 100% mission success rate for rocket launches ULA (United Launch Alliance) was the perfect choice for the U.S. military when launches this satellite constellation.
WGS-10 was the tenth and final satellite in the Wideband Global Satcom constellation. ULA has been the sole launch provider for all ten of these satellites. These are high capacity military communication satellites providing vial service for tactical forces who rely on the satellites for the Defense Information Systems Network or DISN
Photo courtesy of ULA